Castellini and Ristoro Lucarelli, Italy

Here’s a brief stop in Castellini, Italy ~ We missed our turn and ended up here on our way home from Florence to Radda.

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IMG_3911Interesting sculpture

IMG_3912It was in the afternoon and very quiet except for the young people having fun playing soccer on the piazza. Wally wanted to join in…

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IMG_3933We were parked next to this winery, Fattoria La Castellina, so stepped in to check out their wines and left with several.  http://www.lacastellina.it/

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IMG_3946For dinner, we decided to venture to Lucarelli, a small village about ten minutes from our vacation rental at Radda. There is a restaurant/b & b/bar right on the road – the only one in Lucarelli, Il Ristoro a Lucarelli Bed & Breakfast. http://www.lucarelli.info/ristoro.htm

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IMG_3275It was homey and welcoming…

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IMG_3279We ordered the crostini misti (mixed) for hor d’oeurves and they were delicious.

IMG_3282My first course was ravioli with spinach and ricotta – yum!

IMG_3284and dolce…mmmm

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